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Opening hours

Opening Hours

 

10 September 2018 - 29 March 2019

For 15 December 2018 - 2 January 2019 see Christmas 2018 Opening Hours

 

Franklin Wilkins Library will be closed Saturday 8 - Sunday 9 December - building will close for maintenance at 06:00 on Saturday and reopen 18:00 on Sunday


The Maughan Library will be closed Saturday 15 - Sunday 16 December - building will close for maintenance at 01:00 am on Saturday and reopen 08:30 on Monday 17th December

 

Restrictions for visitors

If you have a King’s-branded ID or library membership card, there will be no restrictions placed on admittance. For details on how to join the library, or apply for a renewal, please visit our  Joining the Library page.

Admittance under the University of London access schemes is restricted to Enquiry Service staffed hours, including re-admittance.  Details of the scheme can be found at http://www.kcl.ac.uk/library/visiting/joining/unilondon.aspx

If you are a KCL student or staff member, or a member of one of our affiliated NHS Trusts, and you have forgotten your King's ID, please speak to the Security Team about a day pass if you require admittance after 20:30 Monday to Friday or after 18:00 Saturday and Sunday.

If you are a member of one of our affiliated NHS Trusts and you are in the process of joining the library, please speak to the Security Team about a day pass if you require admittance after 20:30. You will need to show your NHS Trust ID card.

If you are a current holder of an old style white visitor ticket, there will be no restrictions placed on admittance. If you would like to update either your white visitor ticket or your pink SCONUL ID card, please contact librarymembership@kcl.ac.uk.

Access on bank holidays is restricted to holders of King's ID cards.

 

Denmark Hill Campus

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

17th September - 14th December

 

 

 

Monday - Friday 

08:30 - 20:30

08:30 - 20:30

 

Saturday - Sunday

10:00 - 18:00

10:00 - 18:00

 

15th December - 2nd January 2019

See separate web page

   

3rd January - 29th March

     

Monday - Friday 

08:30 - 20:30 08:30 - 20:30  

Saturday - Sunday

10:00 - 18:00 10:00 - 18:00  
ExceptionsLibrary AccessEnquiry Service Notes
       
       

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience Library 

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

Weston Education Centre Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

24th September - 14th December

     

Monday - Friday

08:30 - 01:00

08:30 - 20:30

 

Saturday - Sunday

08:30 - 01:00

10:00 - 18:00

 

15th December - 2nd January 2019

See separate web page

   

3rd January - 29th March

     

Monday - Friday

Open 24 Hours 08:30 - 20:30  

Saturday - Sunday

Open 24 Hours 10:00 - 18:00  
ExceptionsLibrary AccessEnquiry Service Notes

 

     

Weston Education Centre Library 

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

 

Guy's Campus

New Hunt's House Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

24th September - 14th December

     

Monday - Friday

Open 24 Hours

 08:30 - 20:30

 

Saturday - Sunday

Open 24 Hours

10:00 - 18:00

 

15th December - 2nd January 2019

See separate web page

   

3rd January - 29th March

     

Monday - Friday

Open 24 Hours 08:30 - 20:30  

Saturday - Sunday

Open 24 Hours 10:00 - 18:00  
ExceptionsLibrary AccessEnquiry Service Notes

Saturday 17 November

Sunday 18 November

Closed

Closed

n/a

n/a

 



The building will close for maintenance.

Close at 06:00 on Saturday

Reopen 18:00 on Sunday

     

New Hunt's House Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

Wills Library & Keats Room (study space and PCs only)
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Monday - Friday

Open 24 Hours

n/a

Silent study space only, unstaffed

Accessible to KCL students, KCL staff and NHS Trust staff only

KCL ID card required to gain access

Saturday - Sunday

Open 24 Hours n/a Silent study space only, unstaffed

Accessible to KCL students, KCL staff and NHS Trust staff only

KCL ID card required to gain access

Wills Library & Keats Room 

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

 

Strand Campus

The Maughan Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

24th September - 14th December 

     

Monday - Friday

08:30 - 01:00

08:30 - 20:30

 

Saturday - Sunday

08:30 - 01:00

10:00 - 18:00 

 

15th December - 2nd January 2019

See separate web page

   

3rd January - 29th March

     

Monday - Friday

Open 24 Hours 08:30 - 20:30  

Saturday - Sunday

Open 24 Hours 10:00 - 18:00   
ExceptionsLibrary AccessEnquiry Service Notes

Saturday 15th December

Sunday 16th December

Closed

Closed

n/a

n/a

 

The building will close for maintenance.

Closing at 01:00 am on Saturday

Reopening 08:30 on Monday 17th December

     


The Maughan Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

Foyle Special Collections Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Monday - Friday

09:30 - 17:00

09:30 - 17:00

Click here for visitor information

Saturday - Sunday

Closed n/a  

15th December - 2nd January 2019

See separate web page    
ExceptionsLibrary AccessEnquiry Service Notes

 

     

Foyle Special Collections Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information.

Archives Reading Room (room S3.02 - Strand Building)
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

13th August - 14th December

 

 

 

Tuesday - Friday

09:30 - 17:30

09:30 - 17:30

 

Saturday - Monday

Closed

n/a

 

15th December - 14th January 2019

See separate web page

   

15th January - 29th March

     

Tuesday - Friday

 09:30 - 17:30 09:30 - 17:30  

Saturday - Sunday

Closed n/a  

 

Click here for Archives visitor information

Note that the Archives Reading Room

will be closed on Mondays until Easter

to prepare for a large storage move

     
ExceptionsLibrary AccessEnquiry Service Notes

 

     

Archives

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information.

 

St Thomas' Campus

St Thomas' House Library
DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

Monday - Friday

09:30 -17:30;

24-hour computer room available*

 

09:30 - 17:30

*24-hour room accessible to KCL students, KCL staff and NHS Trust staff only

Accessed through the library between 09:30 and 17:30

KCL ID card required to gain access using out-of-hours entrance between 17:30 and 09:30

 

Saturday - Sunday

Closed

24-hour computer room available*

n/a *24-hour room accessible to KCL students, KCL staff and NHS Trust staff only

Accessed through the library between 09:30 and 17:30

KCL ID card required to gain access using out-of-hours entrance between 17:30 and 09:30

15th December - 2nd January 2019

See separate web page

   
ExceptionsLibrary AccessEnquiry Service Notes
       

St Thomas' House Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. When the libraries are closed, books can still be returned via drop boxes. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information.  

 

Waterloo Campus

Franklin-Wilkins Library
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DayLibrary AccessEnquiry ServiceNotes

24th September - 14th December

     

Monday - Friday

Open 24 Hours

08:30 - 20:30 

 

Saturday - Sunday

Open 24 Hours

10:00 - 18:00 

 

15th December - 2nd January 2019

See separate web page

   

3rd January - 29th March

     

Monday - Friday

Open 24 Hours

08:30 - 20:30   

Saturday - Sunday

Open 24 Hours 10:00 - 18:00   
ExceptionsLibrary AccessEnquiry Service Notes

Saturday 8th December

Sunday 9th December

Closed

Closed

n/a

n/a

 

Franklin-Wilkins Library

Please note: Library Services begins to shut down 15 minutes before closing. For more information, please see the  Borrowing, Returning & Renewing webpage. 

There are a number of student computing rooms located outside some of the libraries, some of which are available 24/7 all year round. Please refer to the  Student Computing Locations webpage for more information. 

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